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Now, if you're wondering how to get the big icons up on the wiki, this is a how to guide to help you out.

Step 1

Go to the finder and locate the application you want to get the icon off

Step 2

Right click (or ctrl and click) on it and select "Get Info"

Step 3

Click on the icon so it gets highlighted at the top left of the new window/inspector.

Step 4

Go to Edit->Copy

Step 5

Open Preview (Applications folder)

Step 6

On Preview's menu go to File->New from clipboard. This will open it up

Step 7

Make sure the biggest icon is selected. Now go to File->Save as

Step 8

Save it as a PNG file somewhere. It is now ready to upload

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